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Escape to Faraway Shores Brochure

Tues 26 Feb 2019

We have just released our superb Escape to Faraway Shores brochure, featuring a selection of our exotic river, small ship and luxury cruises that travel to far-flung lands, all with fantastic offers. Click here to download the brochure or view the superb cruises below.

Thailand and Cambodia Sailing Cruise


This brand new 12-night sailing cruise on Star Clipper explores the stunning Gulf of Thailand, visiting the relaxed Turtle Island of Koh Tao, the National Marine Park of Ko Wua Ta Lap, lively Pattaya and the cosmopolitan Cambodian resort town of Sihanoukville, with endless opportunities for snorkelling, swimming and watersports.


Magic of the Maldives


This unique 9-night all-inclusive island-hopping cruise discovers the colourful coral reefs, idyllic islands and beautiful beaches of the stunning Maldives on recently refurbished small ship Yasawa Princess, with plenty of time for diving, snorkelling, swimming and relaxing.

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Tahiti and the Marquesas Islands


Sail to the far-flung Marquesas Islands in the South Pacific on this unique 15-night cruise holiday from Tahiti, visiting Hiva Ova's mysterious jungle ruins, the pristine beaches of Bora Bora, and the spectacular volcanic amphitheatre and ancient stone tiki gods of Nuku Hiva

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Columbia and Snake Rivers

Mount St Helens

An exciting 8-night cruise through the magnificent scenery of the Pacific Northwest from Oregon to Washington, past the cascading waterfalls and soaring basalt cliffs of the Columbia River Gorge, following the route forged by pioneers over 200 years ago. Visit the volcano of Mount St Helens, and sample the area's finest varietals at a local winery.

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Seychelles Garden of Eden


Join 49-passenger yacht Pegasus on this relaxing 8-night island-hopping cruise holiday around the unspoiled Seychelles, exploring tranquil La Digue where time appears to stand still, and picturesque Aride, renowned for its bird colonies, with plenty of time to swim and snorkel amongst coral reefs teeming with tropical fish.

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Kolkata and the Brahmaputra River

Indian tiger

Discover the amazing wildlife of the Kaziranga National Park and the ancient temples and traditional tea plantations of the Assam Valley on this unique 7-night Brahmaputra river cruise through India, with a 2-night pre-cruise hotel stay in the former colonial capital of Kolkata (Calcutta).

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Riches of the Mekong

Angkor Wat

A superb-value 12-night holiday including a luxury 7-night Mekong cruise through Vietnam and Cambodia, with guided shore excursions showcasing the poignant sites of Phnom Penh and exploring villages barely touched by tourism, plus a 3-night stay in Siem Reap, gateway to UNESCO-listed Angkor Wat.

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Windward Islands Sailing Cruise


Explore the sailing paradise of the Caribbean on this 8-night cruise holiday from Barbados to historic Falmouth Harbour on Antigua, the chic island of Martinique, St Lucia's towering Pitons and the French ambience of the Iles des Saintes on beautiful tall ship Royal Clipper, with opportunities for snorkelling and watersports

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Galapagos Luxury Expedition

Galapagos Islands

Discover the stunning natural beauty of the remote Galapagos archipelago, see iconic wildlife including giant tortoises, blue-footed boobies and marine iguanas, and learn about conservation projects on this luxury all-inclusive 10-night expedition cruise holiday, with shore excursions accompanied by expert naturalist guides

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Highlights of Antarctica


This exceptional-value 15-night expedition cruise holiday includes an overnight stay in Buenos Aires before cruising from Ushuaia across the famous Drake Passage to the White Continent of Antarctica. Sail through breathtaking frozen landscapes of icebergs and glaciers, witness penguins, seals and whales in their natural habitat, and enjoy shore landings in the company of expert guides and naturalist

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British Virgin Islands Yacht Cruise

St Barts

Explore Tortola's rum distilleries and sugar plantations, the yacht-lined harbours of glamorous St Barts, and beautiful Virgin Gorda where massive granite boulders rise from the crystal clear waters on this relaxing 7-night Caribbean yacht cruise, with plenty of time for swimming and snorkelling.

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Borneo, Malaysia and Brunei


Join tall ship Star Clipper on this unique 12-night sailing cruise to the rainforests, golden beaches, volcanic landscapes and stunning wildlife of the National Parks of Borneo and Malaysia, with a rare visit to the former great dynasty of Brunei, one of the world's smallest and richest countries.

Australia and New Zealand Highlights


A superb 16-night cruise holiday to the highlights of Australia and New Zealand, including the capital cities of Sydney and Wellington, cosmopolitan Melbourne, art deco Napier, wine-lovers' Hawkes Bay and the bubbling geysers and Maori dances of Rotorua, with guided excursions giving deep insight into native and European cultures.

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Luxury New England and Canada

New York

Experience the glorious colours of New England and Canada in the fall on this exclusive 15-night holiday with a 3-night New York hotel stay followed by a 10-night luxury all-inclusive cruise visiting the highlights of the East Coast. Stroll past the impressive mansions of Newport, explore Boston's Old Town, enjoy scenic cruising along the Saguenay River and discover the Canadian cities of Quebec and Montreal.

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Halong Bay and the Red River

Ha Long Bay

On this 11-night adventure, admire the iconic limestone karsts of Ha Long Bay and explore the bustling city of Hanoi before cruising up the Red River through the stunning mountain scenery and emerald green rice paddies of timeless Vietnam, with visits to unspoilt national parks and intriguing ethnic villages off the beaten track.

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The Mighty Mississippi


Discover the opulent mansions and elegant plantations of America's Deep South and explore the history of the Civil War in Vicksburg on this exciting 8-night cruise holiday along the legendary Mississippi River, from the Blues city of Memphis to the Jazz city of New Orleans, with included guided shore excursions.

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Alaskan Wilderness and Culture

Glacier Bay National Park

Follow the legendary Inside Passage through the immense Alaskan wilderness watching for wildlife such as whales, orcas, bears and sea lions, on this extraordinary expedition cruise to the rich culture and living history of the gold rush towns of ketchikan and Juneau, and native communities of Icy Strait Point and Alert Bay.

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Argentina, Chile and Peru Discovery


This incredible luxury cruise holiday takes in the highlights of South America, from the Argentinian capital of Buenos Aires to Lima in Peru, exploring the remote Falkland Islands, the outstanding natural beauty of the Chilean fjords, the UNESCO-listed city of Valparaiso and elegant Montevideo in Uruguay.

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